Thornybush Game Reserve Accommodation

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Waterbuck Lodge

Sleeps 8 in 4 rooms

Positioned perfectly in the Southern part of the magnificent 14 000 Thornybush Nature Reserve, this Lodge is particularly ideal for...
Positioned perfectly in the Southern part of the magnificent 14 000 Thornybush Nature Reserve, this Lodge is particularly ideal for exclusive use bookings. The Lodge consists of four fully air-conditioned luxury Suites, all with generous bathrooms and lovely views across the African terrain. Each Suite has been ideally positioned to maximize privacy. The Lodge boasts a comfortable lounge area with an open-plan dining room all under thatch. There is also a wonderful breakfast deck overlooking the estuary as well as an appointed bar with easy access to all hospitality areas. The Lodge is situated in the high water table area of the reserve and is sighted on a dammed estuary of the main water supply to the site. The lush undergrowth around the Lodge is evidence of a continual flow of water all year round. Guests are encouraged to take advantage of all amenities including a very private, family-sized swimming pool. The area around the Lodge is home to all the animals found within the reserve especially Thornybush’s largest Elephant Herd.
from R5792

Monwana Game Lodge

Sleeps 8 in 4 rooms

We are situated in the heart of Thornybush Game Reserve and invite you to come and stay with us to experience a true African safari in...
We are situated in the heart of Thornybush Game Reserve and invite you to come and stay with us to experience a true African safari in style. Monwana Lodge is situated in the heart of Big 5 country and you can view these majestic animals as well as other wonders of the African bush from the comfort of our game-viewing vehicle. Monwana Lodge is situated in the Thornybush Game Reserve, which shares common boundaries with the Greater Kruger National Park and is approximately 11 000 hectares in size. This is big 5 country in the heart of South Africa's pristine bushveld. The lodge itself is luxurious and offers you all the modern facilities to make your stay a very comfortable one. So come for a visit and we guarantee that you will leave with memories to treasure forever. Monwana Lodge is a four star exclusive game lodge, consisting of six luxury suites. The lodge is run in a friendly, homely atmosphere encouraging guests to relax and enjoy themselves. Monwana Lodge is located on the perennial Monwana River. The waterhole is strategically positioned so that animals are always within view. The Monwana river is the ecological backbone of the Thornybush Game Reserve, flowing briefly after heavy rains. Thornybush Game Reserve is well known for its abundance of game. There is a great diversity of animal and birdlife with over 56 mammal and 300 bird species.
from R6270

Simbambili Game Lodge

Sleeps 16 in 8 rooms

Offering unparalleled luxury in an unspoilt environment, Simbambili Game Lodge is situated among dense stands of knobthorn and jackalberry...
Offering unparalleled luxury in an unspoilt environment, Simbambili Game Lodge is situated among dense stands of knobthorn and jackalberry trees along the meandering Manyeleti dry river bed in the Sabi Sand Game Reserve. It forms part of the world-renowned Kruger National Park. With its Morroccan-style suites that have been sensitively designed to blend with the environment and carefully positioned to enhance privacy, this is a must for the romantic at heart. Sophisticated yet simple, each suite has spectacular views over an extensive savannah grassland that teems with wildlife, as seen from the unique en-suite bathrooms and salas or from individual private plunge pools. This exquisite lodge is famed for its regular leopard sightings and abundance of general game species, as well as extraordinary bird life. With the lodge accommodating a maximum of 16 guests, public areas are carefully designed to resemble hospitality akin to a comfortable home with specially prepared meals and venues for entertaining and relaxation. The Sabi Sand Game Reserve is famous for its Big 5 and it has the highest concentration of leopard in the world. It offers cat lovers a chance to meet the stars of the Simbambili Leopard Project. It is an online journal of the life of three leopards, Saseke the beautiful one, Mafufenyane the angry one, and Nyaleti the star.
from R12258

Royal Malewane

Sleeps 32 in 9 rooms

Royal Malewane is one of Africa’s most luxurious wildlife lodges, renowned for its Big 5 game viewing. Set amongst indigenous acacia...
Royal Malewane is one of Africa’s most luxurious wildlife lodges, renowned for its Big 5 game viewing. Set amongst indigenous acacia trees, the six Luxury Suites are linked by wooden walkways to the lodge. Each suite has its own wooden deck, rim-flow pool and thatched gazebo. The Royal and Malewane Suites accommodate four guests each with the complimentary services of a butler, private chef and up to four complimentary massages per suite per day. The Royal Malewane Bush Spa is perfect for guests seeking relaxation or rejuvenation. Luxury meets the wild in the heart of Africa’s finest bushveld where Royal Malewane's expert guides and trackers ensure intimate game experiences and close sightings of the Big 5. Sumptuous dining is a signatory feature as the lodge is the first to boast a Chaîne des Rôtisseurs Blazon for cuisine.
from R42500

Thornybush Waterside-Lodge

Sleeps 40 in 20 rooms

Adjacent to the Greater Kruger National Park and set on the banks of a tranquil lake, Thornybush...
Adjacent to the Greater Kruger National Park and set on the banks of a tranquil lake, Thornybush Waterside-Lodge offers breathtaking views of the African bushveld. The lodges’ 20 comfortably appointed air-conditioned Thatched Suites, blend into the natural habitat and are set along pathways surrounded by an abundance of trees and manicured gardens. Each en-suite bedroom is tastefully decorated with crisp white bedding. The size of the lodge is ideal for special gatherings, affording privacy for individual couples and families looking to engage in bush activities. The lodge hosts a sixty-seater conference centre overlooking the lake, making this the ideal location for strategic getaways.
from R6842

Nkelenga Tented Camp

Sleeps 10 in 5 rooms

Shrouded in the shade of the mighty acacia, n’Kelenga Tented Camp nestles into the lush savannah of the Limpopo province, bringing guests...
Shrouded in the shade of the mighty acacia, n’Kelenga Tented Camp nestles into the lush savannah of the Limpopo province, bringing guests closer to the evocative African wild. Situated in the game rich Thornybush Private Nature Reserve, guests are treated to a location that features some of the area’s most awe-inspiring vistas. Boasting a bouquet of flora and fauna, n’Kelenga Tented Camp provides guests with a rustic, humbling experience. Accommodating up to 10 guests, n’Kelenga provides a self-catering experience to be shared with those close to you. A well-appointed, air-conditioned main house with lounge, dining area and fully equipped kitchen as well as loft area, perfect for children. The three en-suite tents are reminiscent of the colonial era of exploration. Comfortably furnished, this tented paradise provides guests with an intimate experience of the bush, whether it is viewed from the swimming pool or one of the many bush trails. Creature comforts are still afforded to guests. Private game drives, hosted by your own ranger and tracker team provide a delicious diversion from relaxing. In addition, n’Kelenga affords a dedicated housekeeper to ensure the seamless running of your holiday. End the day on the deck of your tented chalet overlooking the dam.
from R7500

Serondella Lodge

Sleeps 12 in 4 rooms

This comfortable and intimate lodge is situated on the banks of a tributary to the Monwana River. The lodge accommodates up to a maximum...
This comfortable and intimate lodge is situated on the banks of a tributary to the Monwana River. The lodge accommodates up to a maximum of eight guests or 10 guests on exclusive use. There are three luxury Suites, each with excellent vistas from both the bedroom and bathroom. As an alternative for families, there is a Family Suite which offers three bedrooms. Two of the bedrooms are located downstairs and one is located upstairs. There is a reception room with an open fireplace between the two downstairs bedrooms. Guests can choose which accommodation choice best suits their requirements. An exclusive boma and bar area situated close to the swimming pool offers an ideal venue for rest and refreshment. The lodge is perfectly located and set amongst a wide variety of trees providing shade and an abundance of bird life. With elevated viewing hides, Serondella Lodge is an ideal safari destination for families and photographers alike. The viewing hides allow bird lovers an excellent opportunity to encounter the game reserve’s 507 different species of bird, as well as regular visits by other animals. Surprise bush and boma dinners as well as intimate sunset dinners for two on the viewing hides are the very least the astute guest can expect from Serondella Lodge. Serondella means "The Place of the Elephant" and they are habitual patrons to the lodge’s two flanking waterholes, allowing excellent opportunities for spectacular photographs and videos from the comfort of the lodge’s lounge.
from R6304

Jackalberry Lodge

1 Review
Sleeps 8 in 3 rooms

Jackalberry Lodge is situated within the Thornybush Private Game Reserve, one of the worlds premier big five game viewing areas. The...
Jackalberry Lodge is situated within the Thornybush Private Game Reserve, one of the worlds premier big five game viewing areas. The majestic Drakensberg Mountains provide a spectacular backdrop for this intimate camp, offering magnificent views, understated luxury and restful, ethnic ambiance that blends harmoniously with nature. The lodge is named after the beautiful Jackalberry Tree that occurs widely in the bushveld. The bush around the lodge teems with game. More than 60 species of wildlife can be found in the immediate vicinity, including lion, leopard, buffalo, rhino, hyena and cheetah. Jackalberry is also a paradise for birdwatchers, where more than 280 species have been recorded. Experience the comfort of chalet style rooms offering understated luxury, sumptuous en suite bathrooms with feature bath, double hand basins as well as indoor and outdoor showers. Choose from the Luxury Suite, the Family Room or five Standard Chalet Style Rooms. Guest rooms have two twin beds or one king size bed. The family room has two twin beds and one queen size bed. All rooms are equipped with mini-bars, electronic room safe, hair-dryer, tea and coffee-making facilities, telephone, mosquito nets and air-conditioning. All rooms open onto patios. Facilities include the Swimming Pool, the Curio Shop, Conference Facilities, the Library and Boma.
from R4400

KwaMbili Game Lodge

5 Reviews
Sleeps 10 in 5 rooms

KwaMbili Game Lodge provides an authentic safari experience at an affordable price. KwaMbili is situated in Thornybush Game Reserve near...
KwaMbili Game Lodge provides an authentic safari experience at an affordable price. KwaMbili is situated in Thornybush Game Reserve near Hoedspruit, within the Greater Kruger area. The reserve is home to the Big Five as well as an abundance of other game and bird species. This means good sightings, either while out on game drive or on foot during bush walks. KwaMbili mean “Place of Two” in the local Shangaan language. Our knowledgeable rangers will introduce you to the tracks, movements, sights and sounds which give you a window into the secrets of the African bush. Back at the lodge, view wildlife from the safety and comfort of our well-positioned hide. If all this calls for time to just let the experience sink in, take a dip in the swimming pool, just relax in an armchair or on your private patio, or enjoy a cool drink at the bar. Meals are served under the stars in the boma or enjoy a private dinner in the hide.
from R4200

Pezulu Tree House Game Lodge

18 Reviews
Sleeps 28 in 12 rooms

Pezulu is a small exclusive Tree House Game Lodge, situated in the game rich area of the Limpopo...
Pezulu is a small exclusive Tree House Game Lodge, situated in the game rich area of the Limpopo Province of South Africa, only 40 minutes from the Orpen Gate of the Kruger Park. The Lodge comprises of eight unique thatch and reed Tree Houses, accommodating a maximum of 22 people. Each unit has been built to blend with the environment whilst maintaining an element of luxury. No nails have been knocked into the trees, rather, the unit has been built around the trees, resulting in huge branches which are still growing, passing through the Tree House. Each unit is en suite and has a private balcony. You can sit on your balcony and have herds of animals passing below, or view a Giraffe eye to eye.
from R1790

n'Kaya Lodge

Sleeps 8 in 4 rooms

With a capacity of only four exclusive suites, n'Kaya Lodge offers the discerning guest the very best in privacy and it is the ideal...
With a capacity of only four exclusive suites, n'Kaya Lodge offers the discerning guest the very best in privacy and it is the ideal destination for a quiet, peaceful safari. n'Kaya Lodge boasts spacious double suites, each with private lounges and twin en-suite amenities. Shaded by tall trees, they look out over the camp's superb swimming pool and the Drakensberg Mountains beyond. This lodge has recently undergone a soft furnishings upgrade and it has the flexibility of providing guests with either eight single en-suite facilities, or four spacious suites, each with a his and hers bathroom and a comfortable lounge area for private entertaining and relaxation. With all four suites built around an inviting pool area, this lodge also boasts an excellent bar, dining and lounge facilities and an outside boma area for evening dining. The lounge, bar and verandah are decorated in earthy tones and indigenous woods. They allow guests to spend their time relaxing in between game drives, in total tranquility while catching up with some reading or sampling some of the lodge’s award-winning wines. At the end of each day, the focal point of the lodge becomes the enormous fireplace in the lounge where guests can listen to the crackle of the fire and the night sounds of Africa as the animals come to drink at the floodlit waterhole.
from R5836

Thornybush Game Lodge

Sleeps 44 in 20 rooms

Adjacent to the Greater Kruger National Park, within the famous Thornybush Nature Reserve, is our largest operation, Thornybush Game Lodge....
Adjacent to the Greater Kruger National Park, within the famous Thornybush Nature Reserve, is our largest operation, Thornybush Game Lodge. Registered by the tourism authorities as a 5 Star offering, this lodge is ideal for small groups, bush weddings, milestone birthday celebrations or business indabas. The configuration of the self-contained luxury suites provides privacy and solitude to couples and smaller groups visiting this special lodge. Whether you are a couple looking for an exclusive, romantic, private safari, a family looking to occupy your little ones or a group with a diverse range of requirements, Thornybush Game Lodge is the place. We offer 18 luxurious suites and two family suites. All suites boast full en-suite bathroom facilities, outdoor showers and private decks with views over the savannahs and the busy waterhole. Thornybush Game Lodge also hosts a sixty-seater conference centre located a convenient two minutes from the main lodge reception areas. A state-of-the-art beauty spa tops the agenda of discerning guests visiting this well-known lodge. Superb attention to detail and highly personalized service make for a memorable stay.
from R10214

Chapungu Luxury Tented Camp

Sleeps 16 in 8 rooms

Washed with the warmth and colour of the afternoon sun and in true African style, the Luxury...
Washed with the warmth and colour of the afternoon sun and in true African style, the Luxury En-suite Tents overlook the magnificent bushveld. Guests can can enjoy relaxing and reflecting moments of tranquility and intimacy which is afforded by this small camp. We offer eight Luxuty En-suite Tents, each with private facilities a bushveld bath. The tents are connected by pathways to the main camp. Chapungu Luxury Tented Camp is tastefully furnished in Old World Colonial splendour and it offers safari enthusiasts an atmosphere reminiscent of the style and class of a bygone era complete with great cuisine and old-fashioned service. We are an ideal entry level lodge where meals are taken together to afford the opportunity for all guests to share the excitement of the day’s game viewing experiences. We are situated a few minutes' drive from the Thornybush Game Lodge, where extensive spa treatments are available to all Chapungu Tented Camp guests.
from R5706

Shumbalala Game Lodge

Sleeps 12 in 5 rooms

Shumbalala, where the African wild is spoiled only by the quiet appreciation of guests being pampered in this exclusive five star graded...
Shumbalala, where the African wild is spoiled only by the quiet appreciation of guests being pampered in this exclusive five star graded private game lodge situated in a private big five game reserve adjacent to the greater Kruger National Park. An African safari experience in our unspoiled reserve is shared with an abundance of birds and animals, including the big five, as they roam the savannahs and riverine forests. Guest’s exclusivity are guaranteed by accommodating only a small number of guests at a time in our four Superior thatched suites or our two bed roomed presidential suite, all of which includes fireplaces, overhead fans, air-conditioning, 'picture window' bathrooms, two showers (one outside for the romantic) private viewing decks and individually furnished. The two bed roomed 'presidential suite' (already occupied by the SA vice president), in addition to the above, also boasts its own dining room, lounge, huge viewing deck and fireside facility. Guests have a choice of relaxing areas, including the Shumbalala library, curio shop, lounge area, viewing deck overlooking the waterhole frequented by game and a unique underground cellar in full view of the waterhole across the seasonal Monwana river on which bank's all the suites are built. Accommodation: (The entire camp is also available, please see below). Entire Camp: Minimum Stay of two nights, maximum eight persons. Occupying Superior Suites only R39710 per night. Occupying Superior and Presidential R43890 per night. Minimum stay of two nights, maximum 10 persons per night. Occupying Superior and Presidential R53818 per night. Children under 12 by arrangement - price on application.
from R11980

Cheetah Paw Eco Lodge

Sleeps 8 in 4 rooms

Cheetah Paw Eco Lodge is a jewel in an almost untouched area of the African bush in the Guernsey Private Nature Reserve. The reserve is...
Cheetah Paw Eco Lodge is a jewel in an almost untouched area of the African bush in the Guernsey Private Nature Reserve. The reserve is conveniently located close to Hoedspruit, Limpopo and the Orpen Gate to the Kruger National Park. The luxurious tented accommodations feature en-suite bathrooms with dual basins, bathtub, inside and outside showers and an enclosed toilet. Cooled by air conditioning, the rooms are equipped with a laptop safe, hair dryer and tea and coffee facilities. Nestled in the bush but in close walking distance to the main lodge, all luxury tents offer our guests a private atmosphere. Each terrace faces a waterhole with a breath taking view of the bush and the Drakensberg Mountains. Watch animals drinking at the waterhole or stunning sunsets in the mountains while enjoying a sun downer at the bar. The swimming pool invites to cool down after a long and adventures day. There is a Wi-Fi connection free of charge in the public areas and a TV with international channels is provided in the comfortable lounge. Safaris, tours and transfers can be provided on request with our qualified tour guide who is fluent in English, Dutch and German. A set three-course menu dinner option is prepared daily fresh with only the best ingredients and offers a variety of international and South African cuisine. We take care of dietary issues.
from R2850

The River Lodge

Sleeps 10 in 4 rooms

Nestled within the Thornybush Private Nature Reserve, The River Lodge offers a picturesque bushveld getaway. The luxurious accommodation...
Nestled within the Thornybush Private Nature Reserve, The River Lodge offers a picturesque bushveld getaway. The luxurious accommodation and striking views makes this an ideal option for nature enthusiasts visiting this beautiful part of Limpopo. These spacious suites have double beds and open-plan bathrooms. Guests can wake up to panoramic views, or unwind with a soak in the tub while enjoying the stunning vistas. The elevated outside deck provides a unique opportunity to appreciate the plains below. Each suite also has a private swimming pool and an outdoor shower for added luxury. Guests can start their day off with a delicious breakfast before embarking on a morning game drive or bush walk. Wild life include the famous Big Five as well as many species of bird and reptile. The lodge is also a great option for a wedding venue. Couples can exchange vows against the golden backdrop of the African savannah. Evening turns the landscape into twilight paradise. It is also the ideal time to delight in a meal while gazing at the animals drinking at the water hole. Travellers can mingle with the other guests in the lounge area before retiring to the privacy of their suite. As darkness falls, the night sky invites visitors to gaze at the stars while listening to the sounds of nocturnal nature all around.
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    Home to Africa’s Big Five and neighbouring Kruger National Park, Thornybush Game Reserve is amongst the top safari holiday destinations in South Africa. Year round sunshine and the open savannah landscape contribute to its suitability. Also known as Thornybush Nature Reserve, it offers a safe haven to a diversity of wildlife species.

    Families with kids are fully catered for at Thornybush Family Safari Lodges. Kid’s activities offer customized kid-friendly game drives and walks. Young safari kids receive a ‘ranger in training’ pack and get involved with cool activities that teach them about the wilderness.

    Thornybush Exclusive Safari Lodges and Premier Safari Lodges offer guests stylish and exclusive experiences. Fully qualified rangers and trackers lead dawn and dusk safaris from open vehicles. More adventurous visitors can enjoy excellent guided bush walks. And of course there’s the chance of soaking up the African sunshine with a cocktail around the beautiful swimming pool.

    Home to Africa’s Big Five and neighbouring Kruger National Park, Thornybush Game Reserve is amongst the top safari holiday destinations in South Africa. Year round sunshine and the open savannah landscape contribute to its suitability. Also known...

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